Thursday, May 27, 2010

Aortic Dissection Surgery – Treatments and Repair of Aortic Dissection

The following articles, co-authored by Dr. Steven L. Lansman of the New York Cardiothoracic Group, focus on Aortic Dissection Surgery. Topics include treatment and repair of aortic dissection, surgical techniques, patient factors and outcomes:
  • Acute Type B Aortic Dissection: Surgical Therapy. (2002)
  • Subtypes of Acute Dissections. (1999)
  • Subtypes of Acute Aortic Dissection. (1994)
  • Treatment of Acute Aortic Arch Dissection. (1993)
  • Intraluminal Graft Repair of Ascending Arch, Descending and Thoracoabdominal Aortic Segments For Dissection and Aneurysmal Disease: Long Term follow-up. (1991)
  • Urgent operation for acute transverse aortic arch dissection (1989)
  • Acute dissections of the aorta. Current surgical treatment. (1985)

Named in New York Magazine's list of Top Doctors, Dr. Lansman is a Professor of Surgery at the New York Medical College and Chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery at the Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla, New York. Special interests include ventricular assist devices, heart transplantation surgery, surgery for heart failure, mitral valve repair and aortic dissection surgery.

Visit the NYCTG website to read these and more articles about Aortic Dissection Surgery.